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Re: Advantages of 64-bit vs 32-bit on old hardware

On Mar 12, 2008, at 1:36 PM, doomwarrior wrote:
Can you add a 2nd CPU module to it?  Can you increase the RAM past
1 GB?  Thought not.  My dual Ultra 60 with 2 GB would blow your
Ultra 10 into the weeds (relatively speaking).

At least an Ultra 60 is expandable.

oh we playing the who-has-the-longest game. Until somebody came up with a E5500 and above. I claim the crown.
My currently octal E4500 with 10GB will blow your U60 into the weeds!
For sure you will fire up with size, noise or something. Then I could say, don't compare a U60 with a U5/U10.

I have Crays here, Sparky, you lose. The point is the fact that the U5/U10 are very much substandard machines in the Sun world.


Dave McGuire
Port Charlotte, FL

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